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Definitions of Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI ) : a methodological note

  title={Definitions of Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI ) : a methodological note},
  author={Maitena Duce},
  • Maitena Duce
  • Published 2003
  • Economics
  • The main purpose of this note is to deal with methodological aspects related to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from the viewpoint of the Balance of Payments and the International Investment Position (IIP). Special attention is paid to the financial system both as a sector investing directly abroad (home perspective) and receiving investment (host perspective). The note clarifies concepts such as direct investor, direct investment enterprise (subsidiary, associate and branch) and describes the… CONTINUE READING
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